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Stamford Youth Fired Flare Gun At Doctor's Office, Police Say

Stamford police have charged a 16-year-old city boy with firing a flare gun while at a local pediatrician's office.
Stamford police have charged a 16-year-old city boy with firing a flare gun while at a local pediatrician's office. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman

STAMFORD, CONN. -- A 16-year-old Stamford boy is facing reckless endangerment and other charges after police said he fired a flare gun while in a local pediatrician’s examining room, according to a report by The Stamford Advocate.

The youth, whose name was not being released because of his age, is undergoing a mental health evaluation, The Stamford Advocate reported.

No one was injured during the incident Thursday, but police searching the suspect’s home said they found knives, hatchets and other flare guns, according to The Stamford Advocate story.

To read The Stamford Advocate’s story, click here.

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